The office of Institutional Equity and Diversity has begun organizing activities in honor of Martin Luther King Day.

Dr. Morris Jenkins, dean of the College of Health and Human Services, and Ms. Tameika Morris, grants coordinator for Research and Grant Development, are co-chairing the MLK committee at Southeast Missouri State University. The committee, composed of faculty, staff and students, will plan a series of events in celebration of the holiday, including a keynote speaker, Ms. Mary Frances Berry on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.

Members

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    Morris Jenkins

    MLK Committee Co-Chair

    Dean, College of Health and Human Services

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    Tameika Morris

    MLK Committee Co-Chair

    Grants Coordinator for Research and Grant Development

Executive Support

Sonia Rucker, Coordinator of Institutional Equity and Diversity

Administrative Support

Michelle Irby, Director, Campus Life & Event Services
Deborah McKee, Administrative Assistant, College of Health and Human Services
Sia Sharma, Graduate Assistant, Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity
Ying Liu, Intern, Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity

Community Outreach

Tamara Buck, Assistant Professor for Mass Media
Christy Mershon, Assistant Director, Continuing & Extended Education
Quantella Noto, Assistant Professor, Hospitality Management Program Director
Victor Wilburn, Associate Professor of Child Development

Campus Outreach

Michelle Irby, Director, Campus Life & Event Services
DeAnte Smith, Director, Greek Life
Rashaun Henry, Student Support Services
Barbara Glackin, Dean, Kent Library

Black History Month Activities

Sean Spinks, Educational Access Programs
Valdis Zalite, Director, Student Support Services
Marcia Brown Haims, Department Chair, Communication Disorders

Special Projects

Quantella Noto, Assistant Professor, Hospitality Management Program Director
Jason Evans, Chef, Chartwells
Ken Gullett, Lieutenant, DPS/ Parking Services
Kara Cox, Events SMC- Marketing Director
Jennifer Roberts, Catering, Chartwells
Juan Crites, Director, Publications
Joanna Kubik, Editor/Production Assistant, University Communications & Marketing
Peyton Mogley, Student Government President
Bradley A. Jones, Student Regent
Wayne Bowen, Chair, Department of History

High School Participation

Christy Mershon, Assistant Director, Continuing & Extended Education
James Williams, Educational Access Programs

Contact

mlkcommittee@semo.edu
Academic Hall Room 011
MLK Celebration
One University Plaza, MS 3375
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701